Apple Companysome of MacBook and iPadIt turned out that the production of the ‘s was delayed. NikkeiAccording to the report published today, the global microchip crisis that caused the production of many devices to be suspended caused delays in MacBook production. Production of some iPads was delayed due to the lack of display and other components.
As a result of the delay, the report, citing sources providing information on the subject, noted that Apple withdrew some of its component orders for the two devices from the first half of this year to the second half.
Global microchip shortage causing problems in production
Due to the chip shortage, Apple had to postpone its new iPad and Macbook models. Although no official announcement has been made yet, Nikkei reported that the component deficiency continues to be a supply chain issue for Apple.
One of Apple’s largest suppliers Foxconn was among the companies most affected by this situation.
The company faced the burden of an unprecedented shortage of semiconductor microchips.
On the other hand, the world’s largest smartphone manufacturer and Apple’s rival Samsung ElectronicsHe recently confirmed that the chip shortage in the April-June period could be a problem for the company.
Appleabout 200 million per year iPhone, More than 20 million MacBook selling. Besides, 19 million iPad and more than 70 million AirPodis launching. All devices rank among the top five in the electronics category globally. The company is currently among the strongest procurement companies in the world.
On the other hand, due to the coronavirus epidemic, users this year too. PC’Demand for food is growing strongly. Research agency IDCAccording to, the global computer market expanded by about 13 percent last year. This year, the growth forecast is more than 18 percent.